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US urges respect for South China Sea ruling

Jul 08, 2016 - 10:51 AM

We urge both parties to comply with the ruling and urge all claimants to avoid provocative actions or statements says Abraham Denmark the senior Pentagon official responsible for East Asia

PH-CHINA DISPUTE. The seat of the Permanent Court of Arbitration at the Vredespaleis (Peace Palace), in The Hague, the Netherlands, which is set to issue a ruling on the South China Sea dispute between the Philippines and China. Photo by Guus Shoonewille/EPA

China using 'coercive tactics' in maritime claims – Pentagon

May 14, 2016 - 8:00 AM

In an annual report to Congress the Defense Department outlines China s rapid military growth and describes how it is assertively defending sovereignty claims across the contested East China Sea and South China Sea

EAST CHINA SEA. A file picture dated April 27, 2005 shows an aerial view of Uotsuri Island, one of the disputed Senkaku islands in the East China Sea. File photo by Hiroya Shimoji/EPA